New Public Library Certification
All Utah public libraries are eligible to apply for certification after they have been established by city, county, or governing body for at least three years. The deadline for submitting an application for new library certification is September 1.
- Certification Standards for Utah Public Libraries 2015 (See Appendix A for Application)
Recertification of Existing Libraries
Part 1: Basic Recertification Standards – REQUIRED
You must complete the required survey for library recertification.
Part 2 – Key Statistical Benchmarks (2011)
A State Library Consultant will discuss these with the library director.
Part 3 – Quality Profile – Optional
If the library director opts to participate in the Quality Library Designation, you will need to submit your information.
For more information or assistance contact:Juan Tomás Lee
State Data Coordinator
(801) 715-6769 or (800) 662-9150 (Utah toll-free)